Coinciding with the arrival of mosquito season, the California State Legislature declared the week of April 21-27, 2013 as West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week in California.
What does V/C stand for?
V/C stands for Vector Control
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- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 47 other meanings of V/C in our Acronym Attic
- Modem connection protocol; allowing for speeds up to 56Kbps using standard (analog) phone line
- V.Fast Class
- Viale (Italian: Avenue, Boulevard)
- Version X
- Vancomycin and Aztreonam (antibiotics)
- Various Artists
- Vial Surface Area (chemical research)
- Ventricular/Brain (ratio)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Data on use of insecticides for vector control are essential for guiding pesticide management systems on appropriate use, resistance management, and reduction of risks to human health and the environment.
95 Hardcover RA639 Matthews (emeritus, pest management, Imperial College, London) has advised the WHO, and been directly involved with disease vector control in Cameroon.
Rashid Jooma, Director General, Ministry of Health, Government of Pakistan inaugurated a 12-month postgraduate diploma program in Medical Entomology and Disease Vector Control for health professionals.
Various options available for vector control are outlined in the present write-up.
In May, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District received 288 requests for service, up from 145 in May 2007.
The book is not organized rigidly into distinct sections and jumps between vector control, malaria parasite treatment and back to vector control again, however this does not change the scientific value of the book.
A combination of lowered herd immunity, virus transmission outside the home, an increase in the age of infection, and the adoption of a case-reactive approach to vector control contribute to the increased dengue incidence.